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Cover of "Crowd Futures: We Have Always Died in the Castle" book, showing a woman's head in silhouette.
Illustrated by: Melissa Gay
Elizabeth Bear
Edited by Bob Beard

Virtual reality technology is no longer confined to computer-science labs and high-tech theme parks. Today, head-mounted goggles, sensors, and ...

Cover of Using Mentor Texts to Teach Writing With the Traits
Middle School
Ruth Culham

Becoming a better writer begins with reading well-written books and trying what their authors do successfully. So why not help middle schoolers ...

Cover of Pronunciation Contrasts in English
Don L.F. Nilsen

In this vibrant second edition, the authors have drawn from their own multiple years of teaching and from the knowledge and ideas of 50 linguists ...

Patricia Gober

This book describes the existential threats facing the global water systems from population growth and economic development, unsustainable use, ...

Mermaid School book cover image
Illustrated by: Julianna Swaney
JoAnne Wetzel

The first day of school is always exciting, especially when you're a mermaid. Julianna Swaney's delightful illustrations swim happily ...

Cover of U.K. edition of Invitation to a Bonfire by Adrienne Celt
A Novel - U.K. Edition
Adrienne Celt

A seductive, sensual and sinister love triangle set in 1930s America and inspired by the infamous Nabokov marriage

Zoya Andropova, a young ...

Julie A. Campbell

"Studies in Arizona History" ...

Cover of Handbook of Second and Foreign Language Writing
Edited by Rosa M. Manchón, Paul Kei Matsuda

The "Handbook of Second and Foreign Language Writing" is an authoritative reference compendium of the theory and research on second and foreign ...


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